Southern Luzon police authorities gained another landmark accomplishment in the PNP’s offensive against illegal drugs after a drug sting operations in Batangas over the weekend which resulted to the arrest of a high-value drug personality and the seizure of Php680,000.00 worth of shabu, PNP Officer-In-Charge PLTGEN Vicente D. Danao Jr. announced.

In a statement, PLTGen Danao said a high value drug personality identified as JOHN CHRISTOPHER OLIVER ABULENCIA was arrested by operating units of OPD-DEU and Batangas City Police Station during a drug buy-bust operation on May 14, 2022 in Brgy Balagtas, Batangas City.

Confiscated from Abulencia were two transparent plastic sachets of suspected shabu weighing MOL 100 grams with an estimated standard drug price of Php680,000.00, buy-bust money, one brown paper bag, body bag color gray, and one Oppo cellphone.

Abulencia will face criminal charges for violation of RA 9165 or the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002.

“I would like to commend again our Southern Luzon police authorities for living up to their commitment of waging relentless operations against illegal drugs with greater focus on High Value Drug personalities, true to our shared responsibility of ensuring a drug-free and crime-free Philippines,” PLTGen Danao said.